American Samoa

Surface: 199 km²
Capital: Pago Pago
Population: 55 519 inhabitants (2010)

Travel advice
Availability: No special safety risks.
More information about this advice, visit National Government.

Best time
May, June, July, August, September and October are the best months to travel to American Samoa. In these months is the least precipitation.

Samoan and English are both official languages ​​in American Samoa. In addition, on a small scale Japanese is spoken.

Travel documents
You must have a passport valid for at least 6 months on departure from American Samoa.
A visa is not necessary if you are staying less than 30 days in American Samoa.

Immunization (vaccination)
To visit American Samoa is advisable to get one or more vaccinations.

Money and Money
American Samoa is paid to the US dollar (USD).

Traffic and route
In American Samoa, you have to drive on the right side of the road.

In American Samoa, in some cases an adapter and / or transformer is needed.


Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding American Samoa can be found on Google news.
A summary of the newspapers from American Samoa available at Abyznewslinks.

Web Sites American Samoa end at .as.
Official websites of American Samoa: and

Photos and Videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of American Samoa.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of American Samoa.

An overview of all the holidays in American Samoa available at

Protected areas and World Heritage
An overview of the protected natural areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in American Samoa can be found on Protected Planet.
American Samoa is not on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.